20" LCD with PC

Discussion in 'Macintosh Computers' started by orangeclockwork, Aug 2, 2003.

  1. macrumors newbie

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    Can the 20" LCD be used with a PC, and if so, what kind of adapter would i need???

    thank you,
    nick
     
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    jelloshotsrule

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    if the pc has a suitable graphics card, it shouldn't be a problem

    i believe you'd just need an adc->dvi converter to go from the adc monitor to the dvi input
     
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    iJon

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    yes it will work and you need a dvi port and a apples adc-dvi adapter. but windows wont recnonize the standard rez so it will bea little stretched. plus cleartype still looks like trash under windows xp

    iJon
     
  4. thread starter macrumors newbie

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    cleartype???

    thank you
     
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    Mav451

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    clear type rounds off the edges of the fonts on the screen. Apparently the resolution of the Apple LCD's aren't too friendly with it... *shrug*

    cleartype works fine with crts and your standard PC LCD though :(
     

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